pip install requests
Next, add your Last.fm username to your beets configuration file:
lastfm: user: beetsfanatic
Importing Play Counts¶
beet lastimport and wait for the plugin to request tracks from
Last.fm and match them to your beets library. (You will be notified of tracks
in your Last.fm profile that do not match any songs in your library.)
Then, your matched tracks will be populated with the
which you can use in any query or template. For example:
$ beet ls -f '$title: $play_count' play_count:5.. Eple (Melody A.M.): 60
To see more information (namely, the specific play counts for matched tracks),
Aside from the required
lastfm.user field, this plugin has some specific
options under the
- per_page: The number of tracks to request from the API at once. Default: 500.
- retry_limit: How many times should we re-send requests to Last.fm on failure? Default: 3.